The table below looks at the statistics for E-Commerce skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-Commerce over the 3 months to 5 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
E-Commerce (Electronic Commerce)
Rank 7 12 1
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -11
Contract jobs citing E-Commerce 33 28 131
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 11.74% 9.56% 31.34%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 13.81% 11.67% 37.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 20 118
Median daily rate £475 £475 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £423 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £413 £388
% change year-on-year
-3.03% +6.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £10.30 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £26.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year
-39.62% +3.92%
E-Commerce
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
239 240 346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 85.05% 81.91% 82.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 150 270
Median daily rate £450 £438 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £338 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £588 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £385
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 31 11
Median hourly rate £14.00 £40.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.00% +128.57%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.75 £34.95 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-12.01% +39.80%

E-Commerce
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing E-Commerce as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-Commerce Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

E-Commerce Daily Rate Histogram in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce across the Bedfordshire region.

E-Commerce Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

E-Commerce
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing E-Commerce within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Luton +4 29 £475 +5.55% 3
Bedford - 1 - -
E-Commerce
East of England

E-Commerce
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing E-Commerce also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Bedfordshire region with a requirement for E-Commerce.

1 46 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 20 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
3 19 (22.62%) QA
3 19 (22.62%) TDD
3 19 (22.62%) C#
4 18 (21.43%) Java
4 18 (21.43%) BDD
5 17 (20.24%) High Availability
5 17 (20.24%) Continuous Delivery
6 16 (19.05%) SpecFlow
6 16 (19.05%) ATDD
6 16 (19.05%) Cucumber
6 16 (19.05%) Feature Driven Development
6 16 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 16 (19.05%) Selenium
6 16 (19.05%) TeamCity
6 16 (19.05%) JIRA
7 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 15 (17.86%) SDET
8 14 (16.67%) JBehave
9 13 (15.48%) WebDriver
9 13 (15.48%) SoapUI
9 13 (15.48%) Ruby
9 13 (15.48%) TestNG
9 13 (15.48%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (15.48%) Data Modelling
9 13 (15.48%) Perl
9 13 (15.48%) JUnit
9 13 (15.48%) Python
9 13 (15.48%) Defect Management

E-Commerce
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 10 (11.90%) IIS
2 3 (3.57%) JBoss
3 2 (2.38%) SAS
4 1 (1.19%) CMS
4 1 (1.19%) Confluence
4 1 (1.19%) Drupal
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint
4 1 (1.19%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 3 (3.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.19%) MS Office
2 1 (1.19%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 20 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
2 15 (17.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (9.52%) IaaS
4 1 (1.19%) CloudFront
4 1 (1.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) DNS
2 6 (7.14%) WAN
3 5 (5.95%) LAN
4 3 (3.57%) FTP
4 3 (3.57%) Internet
5 2 (2.38%) DHCP
5 2 (2.38%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 5 (5.95%) Relational Database
3 4 (4.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (3.57%) Big Data
4 3 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (2.38%) Data Mining
5 2 (2.38%) MySQL
6 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.19%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 16 (19.05%) Cucumber
1 16 (19.05%) JIRA
1 16 (19.05%) Selenium
1 16 (19.05%) SpecFlow
1 16 (19.05%) TeamCity
2 14 (16.67%) JBehave
3 13 (15.48%) JUnit
3 13 (15.48%) SoapUI
3 13 (15.48%) TestNG
3 13 (15.48%) WebDriver
4 12 (14.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 12 (14.29%) Jenkins
5 10 (11.90%) Ant
5 10 (11.90%) Maven
6 1 (1.19%) Axure RP
6 1 (1.19%) Balsamiq Mockups
6 1 (1.19%) ERwin
6 1 (1.19%) Git (software)
6 1 (1.19%) Grunt
6 1 (1.19%) Jasmine
General
1 8 (9.52%) Retail
2 7 (8.33%) Marketing
3 5 (5.95%) Finance
4 1 (1.19%) Games
4 1 (1.19%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 17 (20.24%) Architect
2 15 (17.86%) Analyst
3 12 (14.29%) Developer
3 12 (14.29%) Test Engineer
4 10 (11.90%) Test Automation Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Business Analyst
5 9 (10.71%) E-Commerce Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Infrastructure Architect
5 9 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 9 (10.71%) Web Engineer
6 8 (9.52%) Web Infrastructure Engineer
7 7 (8.33%) Project Manager
7 7 (8.33%) Senior Developer
7 7 (8.33%) Senior Test Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) AWS Architect
8 6 (7.14%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (7.14%) E-Commerce Architect
8 6 (7.14%) Server Engineer
9 5 (5.95%) Developer in Test
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.76%) J2EE
1 4 (4.76%) REST
1 4 (4.76%) Web Services
2 3 (3.57%) CSS
2 3 (3.57%) HTML
3 2 (2.38%) .NET
3 2 (2.38%) AngularJS
3 2 (2.38%) jQuery
3 2 (2.38%) Middleware
3 2 (2.38%) Node.js
3 2 (2.38%) React
3 2 (2.38%) XML
4 1 (1.19%) Apache Camel
4 1 (1.19%) Apache CXF
4 1 (1.19%) CSS3
4 1 (1.19%) HTML5
4 1 (1.19%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (1.19%) LESS
4 1 (1.19%) Sass
4 1 (1.19%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.76%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.57%) User Experience
3 2 (2.38%) Data Extraction
3 2 (2.38%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.19%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.19%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.19%) Cyberthreat
4 1 (1.19%) Data Conversion
4 1 (1.19%) Enterprise Cloud
4 1 (1.19%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.19%) Physics
4 1 (1.19%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 8 (9.52%) Windows
2 5 (5.95%) Linux
3 3 (3.57%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (54.76%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (22.62%) TDD
3 18 (21.43%) BDD
4 17 (20.24%) Continuous Delivery
4 17 (20.24%) High Availability
5 16 (19.05%) ATDD
5 16 (19.05%) Feature Driven Development
5 16 (19.05%) Test Automation
6 13 (15.48%) Continuous Integration
6 13 (15.48%) Data Modelling
6 13 (15.48%) Defect Management
7 11 (13.10%) Business Analysis
8 10 (11.90%) Scrum
8 10 (11.90%) User Acceptance Testing
9 7 (8.33%) API Testing
9 7 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (7.14%) Migration
11 5 (5.95%) Load Balancing
11 5 (5.95%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 19 (22.62%) C#
2 18 (21.43%) Java
3 13 (15.48%) Perl
3 13 (15.48%) Python
3 13 (15.48%) Ruby
4 4 (4.76%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.76%) SQL
5 2 (2.38%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.19%) C
6 1 (1.19%) PHP
6 1 (1.19%) PHP 5
6 1 (1.19%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (2.38%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (22.62%) QA
2 15 (17.86%) SDET
3 1 (1.19%) COBIT
3 1 (1.19%) WCAG
System Software
1 10 (11.90%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.57%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (2.38%) SCCM
1 2 (2.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (11.90%) hybris
2 6 (7.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (4.76%) Concur
4 3 (3.57%) Citrix
4 3 (3.57%) NetApp
4 3 (3.57%) Tableau
4 3 (3.57%) VMware
5 2 (2.38%) SAP
5 2 (2.38%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.19%) Akamai
6 1 (1.19%) Ariba
6 1 (1.19%) Atlassian
6 1 (1.19%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.19%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.19%) Workday